The World’s Largest Truckstop Is Right Here In Iowa And You’ll Want To Visit
Iowa has some amazingly large things. The world’s largest frying pan is in Brandon. The world’s largest grain silos are in Albert City. The world’s largest strawberry monument is in Strawberry Point. The world’s largest rocking chair is in West Amana. The list goes on….
On the eastern edge of Iowa right near the small town of Walcott, The World’s Largest Truck Stop offers all of the sights, sounds, and entertainment you’d expect from such a place. Some people call it, “A Trucker’s Disneyland.” The World’s Largest Truck Stop hasn’t closed its doors, even for a minute, since it opened in 1964. It’s a small city, and you’ll want to visit.
We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/
Have you been to The World’s Largest Truck Stop? Are you inspired to visit, now? Let us know what you think in the comments.
Rachel lives in eastern Iowa. She was born in Wisconsin, but only lived there for a few weeks before her parents realized how much better Iowa was and moved. She believes in serial commas, kindness, and good food.
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